James Madison's

James Madison's "Advice to My Country"

by David B. Mattern
     
 

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Here is a ready reference to Madison’s thought, including his most perceptive observations on government and human nature. The compendium brings together excerpts from his writings on a variety of political and social issues, ranging from agriculture to free trade, from religion and the state to legislative power, from friendship to fashion, from slavery to

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Here is a ready reference to Madison’s thought, including his most perceptive observations on government and human nature. The compendium brings together excerpts from his writings on a variety of political and social issues, ranging from agriculture to free trade, from religion and the state to legislative power, from friendship to fashion, from slavery to unity.

University of Virginia Press

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The Virginian-Pilot

[A] most worthwhile volume, bringing the great Virginian's thoughts to light for the modern reader.... Readers will discover here paragraph-length sketches revealing Madison's thoughts on African Americans, the Bill of Rights, death, drugs and alcohol, slavery, religion, women and so on: some 140 topics in all.

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ISBN-13:
9780813934921
Publisher:
University of Virginia
Publication date:
02/01/2013
Pages:
132
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.31(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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